Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Undergraduate Degree in Slavic and Eurasian Studies

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When students choose to study Slavic or Eurasian Studies they open doors to a great variety of course offerings. Our courses range from the Slavic countries to Eurasia, and encompass a variety of cultural, political, social, economic, gender, and foreign relations history.

Requirements for a B.A. in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Students select one of two tracks. Both tracks are designed to allow students considerable opportunity to shape their coursework around their interests:

  1.  Russian, East European, and Eurasian area studies, consisting of:
    1. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 301 
    2. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 301L
    3. Six hours of upper-division coursework in a Slavic, Central Asian, or East European language
    4. Fifteen semester hours of upper-division coursework, which must include one Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 325, and either a Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 335 or a Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 345.    

Students pursuing track (I), area studies, must complete a total of three years of language study in a Slavic, Central Asian, or East European language

  1.  Russian, East European, and Eurasian area studies with a language concentrationconsisting of:
    1. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 301 
    2. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 301L
    3. Twelve hours of upper-division coursework in a Slavic, Central Asian, or East European language
    4. Nine semester hours of upper-division coursework in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, which must include one Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 325, and either a Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 335 or a Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies 345.

Students pursuing track (II), area studies with a language concentration, are encouraged to study their chosen language over the summer or to take a fourth year.

NOTE: The B.A. programs of Czech Language and Culture and Russian Language and Culture were consolidated into a B.A. in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies on December 16, 2011. Students who are currently majoring in one or more of these degree programs should meet with an advisor to prepare for these changes. Students enrolled in these programs before the changes will follow the original path of study.

Requirements vary depending on your catalog.  For specific requirements required by your catalog, please see your degree plan:

Requirements vary depending on your catalog. For specific requirements required by your catalog, please see your degree plan: 2016-20182014-20162012-2014;   2010-2012;   2008-2010;   2006-2008

If you have any questions regarding the REE major please contact the CREEES undergraduate advisor, Stephanie Quinn (512-471-4271), or the CREEES Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Roy Flores (512-471-3607)  and either of them can help you with your questions or concerns.